Kharsia is a Block positioned in Raigarh district in Chhattisgarh. Situated in rural area of Chhattisgarh, it is one of the 9 blocks of Raigarh district. As per the government records, the block code of Kharsia is 39. The block has 137 villages and there are total 32700 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Kharsia's population is 131688. Out of this, 65444 are males while the females count 66244 here. This block has 17607 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 8921 are boys and 8686 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kharsia block is 65%. 86438 out of total 131688 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 75% as 49566 males out of total 65444 are educated while female literacy rate is 55% as 36872 out of total 66244 females are educated in this Block.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Kharsia block is 34%. Here 45250 out of total 131688 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 15878 males out of total 65444 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 44% and 29372 out of total 66244 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of working person of Kharsia block is 55370 whereas 76318 are non-working. And out of 55370 working person 12987 persons are totally reliant on agriculture.